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    January 2021
  1. HIU T, Morimoto S, Matsuo A, Satoh K, et al
    Current status of a helicopter transportation system on remote islands for patients undergoing mechanical thrombectomy.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245082.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. KOOK H, Kim HD, Shim J, Kim YH, et al
    Comparison of clinical outcomes between multiple antithrombotic therapy versus left atrial appendage occlusion with dual antiplatelet therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing drug-eluting stent implantation.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244723.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. WASKOWSKI J, Pfortmueller CA, Schenk N, Buehlmann R, et al
    (TIMP2) x (IGFBP7) as early renal biomarker for the prediction of acute kidney injury in aortic surgery (TIGER). A single center observational study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244658.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. APFALTRER G, Lavra F, Schoepf UJ, Scarabello M, et al
    Quantitative analysis of dynamic computed tomography angiography for the detection of endoleaks after abdominal aorta aneurysm endovascular repair: A feasibility study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245134.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. DOMOKOS D, Szabo A, Banhegyi G, Major L, et al
    Impact of periprocedural morphine use on mortality in STEMI patients treated with primary PCI.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245433.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. YEH JS, Hsu CY, Huang CY, Chen WT, et al
    The effect of de-escalation of P2Y12 receptor inhibitor therapy after acute myocardial infarction in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: A nationwide cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246029.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. OOFUVONG M, Tanasansuttiporn J, Wasinwong W, Chittithavorn V, et al
    Predictors of death after receiving a modified Blalock-Taussig shunt in cyanotic heart children: A competing risk analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245754.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2020
  8. LAHMANN AL, Bongiovanni D, Berkefeld A, Kettern M, et al
    Predicting factors for long-term survival in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest - A propensity score-matched analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0218634.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. KRACKHARDT F, Waliszewski M, Wan Ahmad WA, Kocka V, et al
    Polymer-free sirolimus-eluting stent use in Europe and Asia: Ethnic differences in demographics and clinical outcomes.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0226606.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. CHANG NC, Hu P, Chen TH, Mao CT, et al
    Drug-eluting versus bare-metal stents for first myocardial infarction in patients with atrial fibrillation: A nationwide population-based cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227571.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. PEREZ-GRANDA MJ, Bouza E, Pinilla B, Cruces R, et al
    Randomized clinical trial analyzing maintenance of peripheral venous catheters in an internal medicine unit: Heparin vs. saline.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0226251.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. BAIER C, Linke L, Eder M, Schwab F, et al
    Incidence, risk factors and healthcare costs of central line-associated nosocomial bloodstream infections in hematologic and oncologic patients.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227772.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. SASAKI T, Harada S, Yamamoto S, Ohkushi D, et al
    Clinical characteristics of peripheral venous catheter-associated gram-negative bloodstream infection among patients with malignancy.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228396.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. ZHAO H, Liu M, Chen Z, Mei K, et al
    Dose-response analysis between hemoglobin A1c and risk of atrial fibrillation in patients with and without known diabetes.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227262.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. ABEL F, Murke F, Gaida M, Garnier N, et al
    Extracellular vesicles isolated from patients undergoing remote ischemic preconditioning decrease hypoxia-evoked apoptosis of cardiomyoblasts after isoflurane but not propofol exposure.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228948.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. SUPEL K, Kacprzak M, Zielinska M
    Shock index and TIMI risk index as valuable prognostic tools in patients with acute coronary syndrome complicated by cardiogenic shock.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227374.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. REANO JDP, Shiu LAB, Miralles KV, Dimalala MGC, et al
    A systematic review and meta-analysis on the effectiveness of an invasive strategy compared to a conservative approach in patients > 65 years old with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229491.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. RUIJSINK B, Zugaj K, Wong J, Pushparajah K, et al
    Dobutamine stress testing in patients with Fontan circulation augmented by biomechanical modeling.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229015.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. HARTEL JA, Herberg U, Jung T, Winkler C, et al
    Physical activity and heart rate monitoring in Fontan patients - Should we recommend activities in higher intensities?
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228255.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. NATSUAKI M, Morimoto T, Yamamoto E, Watanabe H, et al
    One-year clinical outcomes of patients with versus without acute coronary syndrome with 3-month duration of dual antiplatelet therapy after everolimus-eluting stent implantation.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227612.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. FUJIMOTO K, Adachi H, Yamazaki K, Nomura K, et al
    Comparison of the pain-reducing effects of EMLA cream and of lidocaine tape during arteriovenous fistula puncture in patients undergoing hemodialysis: A multi-center, open-label, randomized crossover trial.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230372.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. REGAL-MCDONALD K, Somarathna M, Lee T, Litovsky SH, et al
    Assessment of ICAM-1 N-glycoforms in mouse and human models of endothelial dysfunction.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230358.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. SCHAHAB N, Kavsur R, Mahn T, Schaefer C, et al
    Endovascular management of femoral access-site and access-related vascular complications following percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI).
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230535.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. PALUMBO MC, Rong LQ, Kim J, Navid P, et al
    Prosthetic aortic graft replacement of the ascending thoracic aorta alters biomechanics of the native descending aorta as assessed by transthoracic echocardiography.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230208.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. LIN CY, Wu MY, Tseng CN, Chang YS, et al
    Surgical rescues for critical hemopericardium complicated by acute type A aortic dissection: Emergent subxiphoid pericardiotomy or cardiopulmonary bypass first?
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229648.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. ERTL L, Bruckmann H, Patzig M, Dorn F, et al
    Patient reported long-term outcome after endovascular therapy of indirect dural carotid cavernous fistulas.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231261.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. DERINGTON CG, Heath LJ, Kao DP, Delate T, et al
    Validation of algorithms to identify elective percutaneous coronary interventions in administrative databases.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231100.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. SUN Y, Wan G, Liang L
    Taurolidine lock solution for catheter-related bloodstream infections in pediatric patients: A meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231110.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. LIAO MT, Chen MK, Hsieh MY, Yeh NL, et al
    Drug-coated balloon versus conventional balloon angioplasty of hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula or graft: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231463.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. YAMAMOTO K, Sakakura K, Tsukui T, Seguchi M, et al
    Factors associated with antegrade true-sub-true phenomenon in percutaneous coronary intervention for chronic total occlusion.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232158.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. VALDOVINOS EM, Niedzwiecki MJ, Guo J, Hsia RY, et al
    Effects of Medicaid expansion on access, treatment and outcomes for patients with acute myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232097.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. KOWALEWSKI M, Jasinski M, Staromlynski J, Zembala M, et al
    On-Pump vs Off-Pump coronary artery bypass surgery in atrial fibrillation. Analysis from the polish national registry of cardiac surgery procedures (KROK).
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231950.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. CASTRO MA, Piloto B, Dos Santos Fernandes CJC, Jardim C, et al
    Use of medical therapies before pulmonary endarterectomy in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension patients with severe hemodynamic impairment.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233063.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. KASTL SP, Katsaros KM, Krychtiuk KA, Jagersberger G, et al
    The adipokine vaspin is associated with decreased coronary in-stent restenosis in vivo and inhibits migration of human coronary smooth muscle cells in vitro.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232483.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. CHOI JS, Oh SJ, Sung YW, Moon HJ, et al
    Pulse wave velocity is a new predictor of acute kidney injury development after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232377.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. MARTYNOV I, Klima-Frysch J, Kluwe W, Engel C, et al
    Safety of tunneled central venous catheters in pediatric hematopoietic stem cell recipients with severe primary immunodeficiency diseases.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233016.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. OH PC, Eom YS, Moon J, Jang HJ, et al
    Prognostic impact of the combination of serum transaminase and alkaline phosphatase determined in the emergency room in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233286.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. ROY D, Mahapatra T, Manna K, Kar A, et al
    Comparing effectiveness of high-dose Atorvastatin and Rosuvastatin among patients undergone Percutaneous Coronary Interventions: A non-concurrent cohort study in India.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233230.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. OREEL TH, Nieuwkerk PT, Hartog ID, Netjes JE, et al
    Gender differences in quality of life in coronary artery disease patients with comorbidities undergoing coronary revascularization.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234543.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. NGUYEN TV, Bui KX, Tran KD, Le D, et al
    Non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome in patients aged 80 years or older in Vietnam: An observational study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233272.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. OH EJ, Lee JH, Kwon EJ, Min JJ, et al
    Simulation-based training using a vessel phantom effectively improved first attempt success and dynamic needle-tip positioning ability for ultrasound-guided radial artery cannulation in real patients: An assessor-blinded randomized controlled study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234567.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. CHINAI N, Ambler GK, Wardle BG, Locker D, et al
    Single versus dual antiplatelet therapy following peripheral arterial endovascular intervention for chronic limb threatening ischaemia: Retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234271.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. LEE CH, Choi SW, Jun SW, Hwang J, et al
    Clinical impact of diabetes mellitus on 2-year clinical outcomes following PCI with second-generation drug-eluting stents; Landmark analysis findings from patient registry: Pooled analysis of the Korean multicenter drug-eluting stent registry.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234362.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. WATANABE K, Tokumine J, Lefor AK, Yorozu T, et al
    Shallow-angle needle guide for ultrasound-guided internal jugular venous catheterization: A randomized controlled crossover simulation study (CONSORT).
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235519.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. STOCKHOFF L, Schultalbers M, Tergast TL, Hinrichs JB, et al
    Safety and feasibility of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt in elderly patients with liver cirrhosis and refractory ascites.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235199.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. GEITH MA, Eckmann JD, Haspinger DC, Agrafiotis E, et al
    Experimental and mathematical characterization of coronary polyamide-12 balloon catheter membranes.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234340.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. GRANDHI R, Karsy M, Taussky P, Ricker CN, et al
    Reduced 2-year aneurysm retreatment and costs among patients treated with flow diversion versus non-flow diversion embolization: A Premier Healthcare Database retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234478.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. TU CY, Lin CJ, Yang BH, Wu J, et al
    Cardiac catheterization real-time dynamic radiation dose measurement to estimate lifetime attributable risk of cancer.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234461.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. ZANDECKI L, Janion-Sadowska A, Kurzawski J, Piatek L, et al
    Clinical presentation and 3-year outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes and non-obstructive coronary arteries on angiography.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234735.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. HEMRADJ VV, Karami M, Sjauw KD, Engstrom AE, et al
    Pre-PCI versus immediate post-PCI Impella initiation in acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235762.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. FOUQUET O, Dang Van S, Baudry A, Meisnerowski P, et al
    Cardiopulmonary bypass and internal thoracic artery: Can roller or centrifugal pumps change vascular reactivity of the graft? The IPITA study: A randomized controlled clinical trial.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235604.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. DE ROSA S, Sabatino J, Polimeni A, Sorrentino S, et al
    Dual anti-thrombotic treatment with direct anticoagulants improves clinical outcomes in patients with Atrial Fibrillation with ACS or undergoing PCI. A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235511.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. BARDOWSKA K, Letachowicz K, Kaminska D, Kusztal M, et al
    The attitude of kidney transplant recipients towards elective arteriovenous fistula ligation.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234931.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. LI W, He W, Zhou Y, Guo Y, et al
    Immediate versus deferred percutaneous coronary intervention for patients with acute coronary syndrome: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234655.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. WACKER M, Kiesswetter V, Slottosch I, Awad G, et al
    In vitro hemo- and cytocompatibility of bacterial nanocelluose small diameter vascular grafts: Impact of fabrication and surface characteristics.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235168.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. PARK S, Moon S, Pai H, Kim B, et al
    Appropriate duration of peripherally inserted central catheter maintenance to prevent central line-associated bloodstream infection.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234966.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. MUHLBERGER D, Wenkel M, Papapostolou G, Mumme A, et al
    Surgical thrombectomy for iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis: Patient outcomes at 8.5 years.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235003.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. KIM Y, Bae S, Jeong MH, Ahn Y, et al
    One-year efficacy and safety of everolimus-eluting bioresorbable scaffolds in the setting of acute myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235673.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. MULLER L, Alm J
    Feasibility and technique of endovenous laser ablation (EVLA) of recurrent varicose veins deriving from the sapheno-femoral junction-A case series of 35 consecutive procedures.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235656.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. HOCKER JR, Lerner M, Lightfoot SA, Peyton MD, et al
    Serum discrimination and phenotype assessment of coronary artery disease patents with and without type 2 diabetes prior to coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234539.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. HUANG TY, Huang TS, Cheng YT, Wang YC, et al
    Radial artery harvesting in coronary artery bypass grafting surgery-Endoscopic or open method? A meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0236499.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. REIDLER P, Puhr-Westerheide D, Rotkopf L, Fabritius MP, et al
    Cerebral attenuation on single-phase CT angiography source images: Automated ischemia detection and morphologic outcome prediction after thrombectomy in patients with ischemic stroke.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0236956.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. ZAREI M, Najafi M, Movahedi E, Javanbakht MH, et al
    The predictive role of circulating telomerase and vitamin D for long-term survival in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (CABG).
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0237477.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. PARK SE, Cho SB, Baek HJ, Moon JI, et al
    Clinical experience with distal transradial access for endovascular treatment of various noncoronary interventions in a multicenter study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0237798.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. ASADA S, Sakakura K, Taniguchi Y, Yamamoto K, et al
    Association of the long fluoroscopy time with factors in contemporary primary percutaneous coronary interventions.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0237362.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. AFANA M, Koenig GC, Seth M, Sukul D, et al
    Trends and outcomes of non-primary PCI at sites without cardiac surgery on-site: The early Michigan experience.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0238048.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. ETAFA W, Wakuma B, Tsegaye R, Takele T, et al
    Nursing students' knowledge on the management of peripheral venous catheters at Wollega University.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0238881.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. CZERNER CP, Schoenfeld C, Cebotari S, Renne J, et al
    Perioperative CTEPH patient monitoring with 2D phase-contrast MRI reflects clinical, cardiac and pulmonary perfusion changes after pulmonary endarterectomy.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0238171.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. EBISAWA S, Kohsaka S, Muramatsu T, Kashima Y, et al
    Derivation and validation of the J-CTO extension score for pre-procedural prediction of major adverse cardiac and cerebrovascular events in patients with chronic total occlusions.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0238640.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. KNAPIK P, Hirnle G, Kowalczuk-Wieteska A, O Zembala M, et al
    Off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery surgery in octogenarians (from the KROK Registry).
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0238880.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. LEE SM, Na JB, Choi HC, Won JH, et al
    Percutaneous intervention for salvage of non-maturing arteriovenous fistulas: Which is the better approach, arterial or venous?
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0238788.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. ISHIHARA T, Yamaji K, Iida O, Kohsaka S, et al
    Impact of peripheral artery disease on short-term outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention: A report from Japanese nationwide registry.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240095.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. BLANCO-MAVILLARD I, Parra-Garcia G, Fernandez-Fernandez I, Rodriguez-Calero MA, et al
    Care of peripheral intravenous catheters in three hospitals in Spain: Mapping clinical outcomes and implementation of clinical practice guidelines.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240086.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. EL BEYROUTI H, Lescan M, Doemland M, Mustafi M, et al
    Early results of a low-profile stent-graft for thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240560.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. TANG TY, Soon SXY, Yap CJQ, Chan SL, et al
    Early (6 months) results of a pilot prospective study to investigate the efficacy and safety of sirolimus coated balloon angioplasty for dysfunctional arterio-venous fistulas: MAgicTouch Intervention Leap for Dialysis Access (MATILDA) Trial.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241321.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. TSUKUI T, Sakakura K, Taniguchi Y, Yamamoto K, et al
    Factors associated with poor clinical outcomes of ST-elevation myocardial infarction in patients with door-to-balloon time <90 minutes.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241251.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. CHO JY, Kook H, Yu CW
    Clinical impact of angiographically insignificant suboptimal poststent findings detected by optical coherence tomography after drug-eluting stent implantation.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240860.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. PARK J, Choi EK, Han KD, Kim B, et al
    Outcomes in relation to antithrombotic therapy among patients with atrial fibrillation after percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240161.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. TASBIHGOU SR, Dijkstra S, Atmosoerodjo SD, Tigchelaar I, et al
    A prospective pilot study assessing levels of preoperative physical activity and postoperative neurocognitive disorder among patients undergoing elective coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240128.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. TATEISHI K, Nakagomi A, Saito Y, Kitahara H, et al
    Feasibility of management of hemodynamically stable patients with acute myocardial infarction following primary percutaneous coronary intervention in the general ward settings.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240364.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. FURBEYRE H, Labussiere E
    A minimally invasive catheterization of the external jugular vein in suckling piglets using ultrasound guidance.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241444.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. KOBO O, Efraim R, Saada M, Kofman N, et al
    The impact of lockdown enforcement during the SARSCoV-2 pandemic on the timing of presentation and early outcomes of patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241149.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. HER AY, Choi BG, Rha SW, Kim YH, et al
    The impact of angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors versus angiotensin receptor blockers on 3-year clinical outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction without hypertension.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0242314.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. ARMOIRY X, Obadia JF, Auguste P, Connock M, et al
    Conflicting findings between the Mitra-Fr and the Coapt trials: Implications regarding the cost-effectiveness of percutaneous repair for heart failure patients with severe secondary mitral regurgitation.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241361.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. CHAN KS, Srinivasan N, Koh YX, Tan EK, et al
    Comparison between long and short-term venous patencies after pancreatoduodenectomy or total pancreatectomy with portal/superior mesenteric vein resection stratified by reconstruction type.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0240737.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. JANSEN MM, Hazenberg CEVB, de Ruiter QMB, van Hamersvelt RW, et al
    Feasibility of fresh frozen human cadavers as a research and training model for endovascular image guided interventions.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0242596.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. SOUADKA A, Essangri H, Boualaoui I, Ghannam A, et al
    Supraclavicular versus infraclavicular approach in inserting totally implantable central venous access for cancer therapy: A comparative retrospective study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0242727.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. KAGEYAMA S, Murata K, Nawada R, Onodera T, et al
    Unique referral system contributes to long-term net clinical benefits in patients undergoing secondary prevention therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0242707.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. LI Y, Dubick MA, Yang Z, Barr JL, et al
    Distal organ inflammation and injury after resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta in a porcine model of severe hemorrhagic shock.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0242450.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. WATANABE Y, Sakakura K, Taniguchi Y, Yamamoto K, et al
    Comparison of clinical outcomes of intravascular ultrasound-calcified nodule between percutaneous coronary intervention with versus without rotational atherectomy in a propensity-score matched analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241836.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. BENSON RA, Nandhra S
    Study protocol for COvid-19 Vascular sERvice (COVER) study: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the provision, practice and outcomes of vascular surgery.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0243299.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. STESSEL B, Nijs K, Pelckmans C, Vandenbrande J, et al
    Neurological outcome after minimally invasive coronary artery bypass surgery (NOMICS): An observational prospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0242519.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. ZAKY A, Beck AW, Bae S, Sturdivant A, et al
    The bio-sonographic index. A novel modality for early detection of acute kidney injury after complex vascular surgery. A protocol for an exploratory prospective study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241782.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. GOLLEDGE J, Drovandi A, Velu R, Quigley F, et al
    Survival following abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in North Queensland is not associated with remoteness of place of residence.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241802.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. VALDOVINOS EM, Niedzwiecki MJ, Guo J, Hsia RY, et al
    The association of Medicaid expansion and racial/ethnic inequities in access, treatment, and outcomes for patients with acute myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0241785.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. GLANCE LG, Thirukumaran CP, Shippey E, Lustik SJ, et al
    Impact of medicaid expansion on disparities in revascularization in patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0243385.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. CHOI JM, Lee SH, Kang M, Choi JH, et al
    Impact of medication adherence to dual antiplatelet therapy on the long-term outcome of drug-eluting or bare-metal stents.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244062.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. WIESENT L, Schultheiss U, Lulla P, Noster U, et al
    Computational analysis of the effects of geometric irregularities and post-processing steps on the mechanical behavior of additively manufactured 316L stainless steel stents.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244463.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. KIM H, Byun E, Jeong MJ, Hong HS, et al
    Duplex ultrasound findings and clinical outcomes of carotid restenosis after carotid endarterectomy.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244544.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. HUMMEL T, Meves SH, Breuer-Kaiser A, Dusterwald JO, et al
    Perioperative changes of response to antiplatelet medication in vascular surgery patients.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244330.
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